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Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 607 works in 1,133 publications in 3 languages and 27,156 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Western films  Televised plays  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Horror films 
Roles: Distributor, Copyright holder, Director, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 1880, une unité de cavalerie conduit une campagne contre une bande d'Indiens maraudeurs à la frontière du Mexique
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film about a man who attempts to end his own life and is shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an American prize-fighter kills a man in the ring, he returns to the Irish village where he was born to find peace. There he meets and falls in love with the sister of the village bully
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In High noon, a retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. In The making of High noon, Leonard Maltin gives a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a classic film
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic story of murder, witchcraft, and revenge, Macbeth, driven by overwhelming ambition and an unscrupulous wife murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. He begins a violent reign of terror and execution in a desperate attempt to maintain his power. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife rapidly descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as the weight of their crimes proves their undoing. The 21 minutes cut upon its initial release have been put back, and the original soundtrack, with the cast using Scottish accents has been restored
O pioneers! by Kevin Brownlow( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racketeer's lawyer finds that his boss has found a way to bankrupt New York's "numbers banks" but gets wedged between the numbers racket and a new prosecutor's anti-crime campaign
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
John Steinbeck's The red pony by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of a family is threatened by a boy's devotion to a red pony and the boy's friendship with a hired hand
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Caesar, returning to Rome after a triumphant battle, is unaware that Cassius, Brutus and Casca are disturbed by his growing power and are secretly plotting his assassination
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Mira, a small town in California, is suddenly beset with cases of townspeople acting in strange ways and evidence points to an invasion of extraterrestrial origins. With only a few other believers, Dr. Miles Bennell tries to warn the larger world while evading capture by those he once trusted
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an actor unable to separate the roles he plays on stage from his private life. Ronald Colman gives a brilliant performance as Anthony John, an actor playing Othello, who is obsessed by the role to the extent that he feels he must murder his ex-wife who happens to be cast as Desdemona
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the sudden death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent from their home in India to the English estate of a distant family friend. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident occurred there. With the help of a local boy and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
La dolce vita by Federico Fellini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Italian and English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist mingles with the high society of modern Rome and is alternately bewitched and sickened by what he sees
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley has become the middleweight champion of the world by winning a "fixed" fight. In his devious climb to the top, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves
Tanpopo = Dandelion by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in Japanese and No Linguistic content and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young widow Tanpopo attempts to start a small ramen noodle restaurant. She has little success until she meets Gorō, a cowboy-hat-wearing truck driver who decides to helps her to make the perfect bowl of top ramen. A story that features various subplots and an eclectic group of supporting characters, all of whom have expressively passionate relationships with food
Father Goose( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
Amadeus by Miloš Forman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Mozart during his time in Vienna, as seen through the eyes of his jealous rival Antonio Salieri. Includes music from Don Giovanni, The Abduction from the Seraglio, The Marriage of Figaro and The Magic Flute, as well as his unfinished Requiem
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history
 
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Japanese (11)

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Frank Capra's It's a wonderful lifeThe quiet manO pioneers!Invasion of the body snatchersLa dolce vitaAmadeus